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2019 Summer Office Hours
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 8:30 am - 4:30pm (mostly)
Wed: 9:00am - 2:30pm

* We try hard to be in the office between 8:30am and 4:30pm from Mon-Thu, but please call ahead to be sure!

207-596-2040
893 West St (Rt 90)
Rockport, ME 04856

info@knox-lincoln.org

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    Questions? Call or email Hildy at 596-2040 or hildy@knox-lincoln.org

     

     


    Earth Machine Compost Bin

    • Converts grass, leaves & table scraps into an abundance of rich garden soil
    •  Easy, snap together assembly
    • Large 80 gallon capacity
    • 10 year warranty & Instruction Booklet 
    • Made with recycled plastic
    • Assembled dimensions - 33”x35”

           2019 price: $65 including tax  (Suggested retail $125 + tax) 

     

     

     

     

    Brooks Mill Lobster Trap Composter  
    (made in Thomaston, Maine)
     

      • Large size allows it to work (almost?) all year long.
      • Great for grass, leaves, garden waste, and table scraps.
      • Assemble with cable ties (zip ties) for easy disassembly or just lift the bin off the finished compost.
      • Seal of approval from some of Maine’s top composting experts!

    3'x12' (3'h x 4'd) w/o lid           
    This 3' tall bin is easier for us shorter folks to fill and turn - and a little more economical. (If needed, it is easy make a "lid" or cover from hardware cloth or chicken wire, both of which are easy to bend to fit.)

    2019 price: $56

     

     

    SYSTERN Rain Barrel

    • Great rain water collection for gardening
    • 55 Gallon capacity
    • Neutral color blends into any landscape
    • Made of polyethylene; up to 50% recycled
    • Built-in mosquito mesh keeps out bugs and debris
    • Overflow capability/accessories included
    • Links to another Systern Rain Barrel

     2019 price: $77 including tax  (Suggested retail $120 + tax            

     

     

    Sure Close Compost Pail

      • 1.9 gallon capacity; 11 x 9.5 x 8.5  
    • Hinged, stay-open, vented lid 
    • Interlocking seal keeps out fruit flies  
    • Wide top for easy scraping

     2019 price: $12 including tax 

     

     

     

    Wingdigger Compost Turner and Aerator

    •  Tubular steel construction; 31” long
    • Padded handle
    • Easily lifts & mixes newer compost with more decomposed bottom layers 
    • Decreases compaction and aerates
    • It really works!

        2019 price: $25 including tax  

     

     

     

     

     

    REOTEMP Backyard Compost Thermometer  

    • Accurate and durable from 0F to 200F
    • 1/4" x 20" metal stem
    • Easy to read - won't fog up!
    • Three composting temperature zones: Steady, Active, Hot
    • Composting instructions included
    • 1 yr limited warranty

    2019 price: $25 including tax

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